The Greatest Purveyor of Violence in the World

An American epidemic’s “elephant in the room”

Blackhawk helicopters flying over southern Iraq, 2003 (Wikimedia Commons)

the wake of the horrific school shooting in Parkland, Florida, lawmakers are in the process of drafting legislation amidst a fierce nationwide gun control debate. Implementing practical measures that could reduce or eliminate our country’s scourge of mass shootings should certainly be a priority. But we…